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General News    H4'ed 5/17/17

The 'ancient carbon' of Alaska's tundras is being released, starting a vicious warming cycle

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While most models that include melting permafrost look at CO2, Russian scientists have recently discovered some 7,000 underground bubbles of permafrost-related methane in Siberia. Since methane traps heat 86 times more effectively than CO2 over a 20-year span, these findings suggest that the effect of the melting permafrost is even greater than first thought.

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